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    Holocaust memorial vandalized in western Ukraine
    Mar27

    Holocaust memorial vandalized in western Ukraine

    (JTA) — Nazi symbols were spray-painted on a monument to Holocaust victims in Ukraine that was erected near their mass graves. The letter X was painted on the Star of David emblazoned on the monument near the western city of Ternopil. A swastika was drawn on the Hebrew-language section of the monument and the SS symbol on the part in English....

    Russia: Alexei Navalny jailed for 15 days after huge opposition protest
    Mar27

    Russia: Alexei Navalny jailed for 15 days after huge opposition protest

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Russian opposition protests (all times local): 3:20 p.m. Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny attends a hearing in Moscow on March 27, 2017. (Vasily Maximov, AFP Getty) Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been jailed for 15 days for resisting police orders. A court in Moscow on Monday ruled to arrest Navalny, who was...

    Trump’s Son-In-Law Jared Kushner To Face Questions On Russia Ties
    Mar27

    Trump’s Son-In-Law Jared Kushner To Face Questions On Russia Ties

    The Senate Intelligence Committee intends to question President at The New York Times. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website. …read more Source: The Huffington...

    What Russia’s Latest Protests Mean for Putin
    Mar27

    What Russia’s Latest Protests Mean for Putin

    MOSCOW— It’s not a rare sight in this city to see tens of thousands of people pour into the streets to express their opposition to the government that makes its home here. Moscow was the epicenter of the massive pro-democracy protests of 2011-2012, and many others since, including rallies to commemorate slain opposition leader Boris...

    Baltics’ Russian Media Use Online Humor to Combat Propaganda
    Mar27

    Baltics’ Russian Media Use Online Humor to Combat Propaganda

    Since Russia’s annexation of Crimea, the Kremlin’s propaganda machine has shrunk the field for independent media and increased cynicism about politics and current events. To combat the problem, one group of Russian journalists, “The Meduza Project,” moved operations to Latvia and focuses on online content and humor to...

    Jared Kushner will be questioned by the Senate Intel Committee as part of its Trump-Russia probe
    Mar27

    Jared Kushner will be questioned by the Senate Intel Committee as part of its Trump-Russia probe

    Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesThe Senate Intelligence Committee will question President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as part of its investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election and whether any collusion occurred between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin. “Mr. Kushner has volunteered to be interviewed as part...

    The Morning Vertical, March 27, 2017
    Mar27

    The Morning Vertical, March 27, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Some facts about war criminals in Canada
    Mar27

    Some facts about war criminals in Canada

    Lubomyr Luciuk, in a March 9 opinion piece defending Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland from criticism because her grandfather had Nazi ties, attacks the effort to bring Nazi war criminals in Canada to justice. He writes: “just after the war’s end, Jewish Canadians were alarmed at the prospect of ‘Ukrainian Nazis’ escaping...

    Life under Russia not all it was cracked up to be: Crimean ex-leader
    Mar27

    Life under Russia not all it was cracked up to be: Crimean ex-leader

    By Darya Korsunskaya and Anton Zverev SEVASTOPOL, Crimea (Reuters) – The pro-Moscow Crimean politician who signed a document handing… …read more Source:...

    Life Under Russia Not All It Was Cracked up to Be: Crimean Ex-Leader
    Mar27

    Life Under Russia Not All It Was Cracked up to Be: Crimean Ex-Leader

    By Darya Korsunskaya and Anton ZverevSEVASTOPOL, Crimea (Reuters) – The pro-Moscow Crimean politician who signed a document handing control over… …read more Source: U.S....